FIRST EDITION: On The Wing: The Pioneers Of The Flying Age By David Masters

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Published in 1934, this collectable book delves into the subject of the aviation pioneers in a time where powered flight was still in its infancy. Many illustrations and a thoroughly interesting read. Frontispiece shows a biplane flying over the sea entitled ‘A London-Paris Passenger Plane flying over the English channel’

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Sun bleaching to the spine and part of the front board. Binding a little loose and many of the plates have come away from the book and some are creased. Shelf wear to the boards and tanning and foxing to edges. Book is signed in ink by original owner at the top of the first page. There is what appears to be a child’s scribble in pencil on inside front cover. Corners are bumped. Front board slightly bowed. In fair condition. Bound in purple cloth – no dust jacket. Hardcover. Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode London 1934. Weight 627g

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Weight 0.635 kg